Prince dead at 57
TMZ is reporting that Prince is dead and they're always right about this shit. He was 57:
Prince's body was discovered at his Paisley Park compound in Minnesota early Thursday morning.UPDATE: His publicist just confirmed it to AP:
Multiple sources connected to the singer confirmed he had passed.
The singer -- full name Prince Rogers Nelson -- had a medical emergency on April 15th that forced his private jet to make an emergency landing in Illinois. But he appeared at a concert the next day to assure his fans he was okay. His people told TMZ he was battling the flu.
Singer Prince has died at his Paisley Park estate in Minnesota at the age of 57, his publicist tells AP. Police were called to a medical emergency at his estate earlier on Thursday, US media reported.2016 has been a seriously terrible year for celebrity deaths. David Bowie, Glenn Frey, Merle Haggard, Lemmy, and now Prince. It's almost as if only the coolest, most-respected, most-influential musicians are dying. In other words, stop sweating Chad Kroeger and the rest of Nickelback. You're probably gonna live to be 100.